Nissan is a world leader in a number of transformative automotive technologies, grouped under the framework of Nissan Intelligent Mobility (NIM). This encompasses autonomous drive technologies, electrified powertrains – including 100% electric and hybrid systems – and connectivity. As GM for Intelligent Mobility for Africa, Middle East and India, Bilal is playing a leading role in the ongoing introduction of NIM products and features to pan-regional markets. This includes responsibility for forging strategic partnerships throughout the region to ensure Nissan is at the forefront of the ongoing revolution taking place within toady’s automotive industry.
Bilal joined Nissan at the start of the year and is based in Dubai. He has extensive experience in Government Relations across the globe working for the Dubai World Trade Centre, where his responsibilities included strategic partnerships and events management. His most recent role with the Trade Centre was as Commercial Director. He will use this strong experience in his current position to develop Nissan’s exciting partnership with Dubai Expo 2020, a major international event that will celebrate human ingenuity across mobility, sustainability and opportunity.